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Scottish Register of Tartans Act 2008

Section 9:  Registration and Request for Woven Sample

25.This section requires the Keeper to make an entry in the Register in relation to a successful application. Under subsection (3), the applicant will be provided with a unique certificate of registration. This will show that the tartan is entered in the Register. Subsection (4) allows the Keeper to specify the form and information on the certificate and subsection (5) allows the Keeper to issue a copy certificate, upon payment of the requisite fee. Subsection (6) gives the Keeper discretion to request a woven sample of tartan where one has not already been provided.

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